Resources and Newsletters

[bordered_divider divider_color=”#f7941e” divider_width=”340″ divider_align=”divider-border-left”][lead align=”left”]ATSA strives to promote and support people who need access to safe and affordable AT. The following resources and publications represent some of the work available to assist in achieving these goals.[/lead]
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ATSA NEWSLETTERS

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Download: ATSA Newsletter February 2022

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Download: ATSA Newsletter October 2021

Download: ATSA Newsletter June 2021

Download: ATSA Newsletter March 2021

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2020 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2019 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2018 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2017 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2016 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2015 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2014 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2013 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2012 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2011 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][/vc_accordion]

IRSA NEWSLETTERS

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RESOURCES

Click here to download NDIS presentation –  Mid Cost AT Streamlining

Click here to download NDIS presentation –  Early Childhood Assistive Technology Approach, Assistive Technology Suppliers Workshop – Working together

Click here to download ATSA Code of Practice

Click here to download ATSA Commissions and Rebates policy

Click here to download ATSA gift policy and statement of ethics

Click here to download factsheet on GST and Assistive Technology

Click here to download  ATSA Assistive Technology Pricing: Is it fair and reasonable? Briefing Paper

Click here to download ATSA Assistive Technology Pricing Background Paper

Click here to download ATSA Assistive Technology in Australia Briefing Paper

Click here to download Providing Assistive Technology in the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Click here to download Queensland Competition Authority’s Final Report
Price Disparities for Disability Aids and Equipment February 2014

Click here for CSIRO Publishing: Assistive technology pricing in Australia: is it efficient and equitable?

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2021 EXPO PRESENTATIONS

[vc_accordion type=”default”][vc_accordion_tab title=”NDIS Presentation – Dr. Lloyd Walker, Director, Assistive Technology Markets, Provider & Market Development Division, National Disability Insurance Agency”]

Download Presentation

Current as of 18 May 2021 – please see the NDIS Website for the latest information

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Successful manual wheelchair assessment and prescription and Using power seat functions to improve quality of life and Importance of the seated microclimate in skin protection; Amy Bjornson, Sunrise Medical”]

Click here to download the Successful manual wheelchair assessment and prescription presentation.

Click here to download Using power seat functions to improve quality of life.

Click here to download Importance of the seated microclimate in skin protection, how much do we need to consider heat, moisture and humidity?

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Aquatic Therapy & Transfer Tips for Caregivers – Craig Slattery, Para Mobility and AustSwim”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

Click here to download Zoom presentation (10 June 2021)

 

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”The Abstract and the Creative: Assistive Technology in Non-Traditional Workplaces – David Vosnacos, Visability”]

Click here to download David Vosnacos’ presentation from 26 May 2021

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Assistive Technology and what it means to you – David Crockett – Intelligent Home”]

Click here to download a PDF of David’s presentation from Perth 27 May 2021

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Changes to the building code and the impact on home modifications – Dr Jane Bringolf, Centre of Universal Design”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Complex Mobility Solutions – Karthik Pasumarthy, Fiona Stanley Hospital”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Active Controls Centre Drive and Prescribing Dynamic Manual Wheelchairs for Function and Independence presentations – Lauren Hunter, Linds Rehabilitation Equipment”]

Click here to download the Active Controls Centre Drive  – The Biomechanical Benefits presentation.

Click here to download the Dynamic Manual Wheelchairs for Function and Independence presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Assistive Technology in Australia: An update from ARATA – Libby Callaway, President, ARATA”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”standUP for yourself & The Power of Touch – Luke Meighan – Invacare Australia/New Zealand”]

Click here to download a PDF of the standUP for yourself presentation.

Click here to download a PDF of The Power of Touch presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”AT Chat Assistive Technology Peer Mentoring Program – Neil Berrick & Kate Martinez – ILA”]

Click here to download PDF of presentation

Click here watch the presentation (recorded by the AT Chat team)

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Bariatric Seating and Mobility Considerations, Nick Reginato, ILS”]

Click here to download PDF of presentation

Click here to download tool for taking bariatric measurements

Click here to download tool for taking panniculus measurements

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Safe temperature showers made simple – Rob Pond, Therm-Oz”]

Click here to download presentation

Click here for video clip and more information

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”‘Establishing a High-Tech Assistive Technology Precinct’, and A bid for a new ‘Care Economy’ Cooperative Research Centre – Steven Zanon”]

Click here to access information on Steve Zanon’s report on ‘Establishing a High-Tech Assistive Technology Precinct’, and A bid for a new ‘Care Economy’ Cooperative Research Centre

Download Care Economy CRC Information Brochure

Download Care Economy CRC – Partner Introduction (June 2021) – v3.1

Download Care Economy CRC – Partner workshop (21 June 2021)

If you wish to have a recording of the workshop held 21 June please email melanie.robertson@atsa.org.au

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Electric Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters in the Wild: Users’ Resilience and Innovation – Dr Theresa Harada, Research Fellow, University of Wollongong”]

Click here to download presentation

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Useful Links

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ATSA NEWSLETTERS

[vc_accordion type=”default”][vc_accordion_tab title=”2022 Newsletter”]

Download: ATSA Newsletter February 2022

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2021 Newsletter”]

Download: ATSA Newsletter October 2021

Download: ATSA Newsletter June 2021

Download: ATSA Newsletter March 2021

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2020 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2019 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2018 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2017 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2016 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2015 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2014 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2013 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2012 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”2011 Newsletter”] [/vc_accordion_tab][/vc_accordion]

IRSA NEWSLETTERS

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RESOURCES

Click here to download NDIS presentation –  Mid Cost AT Streamlining

Click here to download NDIS presentation –  Early Childhood Assistive Technology Approach, Assistive Technology Suppliers Workshop – Working together

Click here to download ATSA Code of Practice

Click here to download ATSA Commissions and Rebates policy

Click here to download ATSA gift policy and statement of ethics

Click here to download factsheet on GST and Assistive Technology

Click here to download  ATSA Assistive Technology Pricing: Is it fair and reasonable? Briefing Paper

Click here to download ATSA Assistive Technology Pricing Background Paper

Click here to download ATSA Assistive Technology in Australia Briefing Paper

Click here to download Providing Assistive Technology in the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Click here to download Queensland Competition Authority’s Final Report
Price Disparities for Disability Aids and Equipment February 2014

Click here for CSIRO Publishing: Assistive technology pricing in Australia: is it efficient and equitable?

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2021 EXPO PRESENTATIONS

[vc_accordion type=”default”][vc_accordion_tab title=”NDIS Presentation – Dr. Lloyd Walker, Director, Assistive Technology Markets, Provider & Market Development Division, National Disability Insurance Agency”]

Download Presentation

Current as of 18 May 2021 – please see the NDIS Website for the latest information

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Successful manual wheelchair assessment and prescription and Using power seat functions to improve quality of life and Importance of the seated microclimate in skin protection; Amy Bjornson, Sunrise Medical”]

Click here to download the Successful manual wheelchair assessment and prescription presentation.

Click here to download Using power seat functions to improve quality of life.

Click here to download Importance of the seated microclimate in skin protection, how much do we need to consider heat, moisture and humidity?

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Aquatic Therapy & Transfer Tips for Caregivers – Craig Slattery, Para Mobility and AustSwim”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

Click here to download Zoom presentation (10 June 2021)

 

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”The Abstract and the Creative: Assistive Technology in Non-Traditional Workplaces – David Vosnacos, Visability”]

Click here to download David Vosnacos’ presentation from 26 May 2021

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Assistive Technology and what it means to you – David Crockett – Intelligent Home”]

Click here to download a PDF of David’s presentation from Perth 27 May 2021

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Changes to the building code and the impact on home modifications – Dr Jane Bringolf, Centre of Universal Design”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Complex Mobility Solutions – Karthik Pasumarthy, Fiona Stanley Hospital”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Active Controls Centre Drive and Prescribing Dynamic Manual Wheelchairs for Function and Independence presentations – Lauren Hunter, Linds Rehabilitation Equipment”]

Click here to download the Active Controls Centre Drive  – The Biomechanical Benefits presentation.

Click here to download the Dynamic Manual Wheelchairs for Function and Independence presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Assistive Technology in Australia: An update from ARATA – Libby Callaway, President, ARATA”]

Click here to download a PDF of the presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”standUP for yourself & The Power of Touch – Luke Meighan – Invacare Australia/New Zealand”]

Click here to download a PDF of the standUP for yourself presentation.

Click here to download a PDF of The Power of Touch presentation.

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”AT Chat Assistive Technology Peer Mentoring Program – Neil Berrick & Kate Martinez – ILA”]

Click here to download PDF of presentation

Click here watch the presentation (recorded by the AT Chat team)

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Bariatric Seating and Mobility Considerations, Nick Reginato, ILS”]

Click here to download PDF of presentation

Click here to download tool for taking bariatric measurements

Click here to download tool for taking panniculus measurements

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Safe temperature showers made simple – Rob Pond, Therm-Oz”]

Click here to download presentation

Click here for video clip and more information

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”‘Establishing a High-Tech Assistive Technology Precinct’, and A bid for a new ‘Care Economy’ Cooperative Research Centre – Steven Zanon”]

Click here to access information on Steve Zanon’s report on ‘Establishing a High-Tech Assistive Technology Precinct’, and A bid for a new ‘Care Economy’ Cooperative Research Centre

Download Care Economy CRC Information Brochure

Download Care Economy CRC – Partner Introduction (June 2021) – v3.1

Download Care Economy CRC – Partner workshop (21 June 2021)

If you wish to have a recording of the workshop held 21 June please email melanie.robertson@atsa.org.au

[/vc_accordion_tab][vc_accordion_tab title=”Electric Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters in the Wild: Users’ Resilience and Innovation – Dr Theresa Harada, Research Fellow, University of Wollongong”]

Click here to download presentation

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MEMBER DIRECTORY

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